By Chris Goode, John Kauffman, Christopher L. Miller, Neil Raybould, S. Srinivasa Sivakumar, Dave Sussman, Ollie Cornes, Rob Birdwell, Matt Butler, Gary Johnson, Ajoy Krishnamoorthy, Juan T. Llibre, Chris Ullman
Publisher: Wiley / Wrox
Final Release Date: May 2004
What you need to know
This book is for beginners who have no previous experience ofASP, C#, XML, object-oriented programming, or the .NET Framework. Alittle knowledge of HTML is useful, but by no means essential asall the concepts that you need in order to create dynamic ASP.NETweb sites are presented and explained in full.
What you will learn from this book
This book will teach you how to build tailored ASP.NET web sitesfrom the ground up. It covers the following broad topics (see thebooks Introduction for a more detailed explanation):
The early part of the book is dedicated to familiarizing youwith the anatomy and basic functionality of HTML, XML, ASP.NET, the.NET Framework, and C#. This done, it looks at the way in whichthey can be used together to create flexible web sites.
The second part of the book introduces object-orientedprogramming which is crucial to maximizing your benefit from .NET.Ideas are explained in detail with many programmatic examples andreal-world analogies.
Having laid the groundwork we then progress to discussing thetechnologies and techniques that ASP.NET can draw upon to increaseits functionality. This includes ADO.NET for data source access,Web Services for inter-web site communication and the encapsulationideas of Server and User Controls to ease code maintenance andreuse.
The book concludes by considering the ways in which you canoptimize your ASP.NET sites to increase their speed, security, androbustness; detailed advice on debugging is also included.
"ASP.NET is a logical and powerful progression for developers its the future for web development. This book providesthe perfect platform for those moving into this excitingtechnology. Once you reach the end of this book, you will beprepared to confront the exciting new world of .NET web applicationdevelopment." Robin Dewson, Consultant, Lehman Brothers.
Beginning ASP.NET 1.0 with C#
Chris Goode, John Kauffman, Christopher L. Miller, Neil Raybould, S. Srinivasa Sivakumar, Dave Sussman, Ollie Cornes, Rob Birdwell, Matt Butler, Gary Johnson, Ajoy Krishnamoorthy, Juan T. Llibre, Chris Ullman